Sunrise on Isla Del Sol

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I set my alarm early the next morning for Sibyll and I so we wouldn’t miss the sunrise on Isla del Sol.  I climbed a nearby hill to get the best vista possible, and hunkered down in a circle of …

 

Isla Del Sol, Birthplace of the Inca’s

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I awoke the next morning at sunrise, groggy and disoriented.  Our dog, Simon, was attacked by a pack of dogs during the night, getting pushed violently against the outer wall of my tent.  Sibyll and I scared off the pack …

 

The Story of the Postcard Man

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After a few days of cafe’s and relaxing in Copacabana, Sibyll and I decided it was time to head over to Isla del Sol, birthplace of the Inca’s.  Most travellers hop on a boat from Copacabana, and two hours later …

 

A Couple of Days In Copacabana

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Laguna Titicaca is located at around 3800 meters elevation.  There are several cities around the lake, Copacabana being one of them.  To put it in perspective, the highest community in Canada is at 1500 meters.  3800 meters is ridiculously high …

 

Please Don’t Sink!

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Wow, I just realized that I am now five months behind on my writing.  Painful.  And a bit daunting, actually.  Well, really daunting.  But, here we go! Sibyll and I both really wanted to check out Laguna Titicaca and Isla del …

 

Too Much Paranoia Trekking to Laguna Glaciar

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Sibyll and I groggily struggled out of our tent in the freezing wet air early the next morning.  The sun was a long ways away from making its way over the high mountain we were climbing that day.  Despite 12 …